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Catalog Data

Medium:
Conch shell, silver, gilding; insets of coral and turquoise, and silk
Dimensions:
H x W: 27.4 x 21.6 cm (10 13/16 x 8 1/2 in)
Type:
Musical Instrument
Origin:
Kham, Eastern Tibet
Date:
18th century
Collection:
Arthur M. Sackler Collection
Exhibition History:
The Tibetan Buddhist Shrine Room (March 12, 2022 - ongoing)
Encountering the Buddha: Art and Practice Across Asia (October 14, 2017 to February 6, 2022)
Doorway to an Enlightened World: The Tibetan Shrine from the Alice S. Kandell Collection (March 19 to November 27, 2016)
The Tibetan Shrine from the Alice S. Kandell Collection (March 13, 2010 to November 27, 2016)
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Tibet  Search this
South Asian and Himalayan Art  Search this
Alice S. Kandell Collection  Search this
horn  Search this
Credit Line:
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number:
S2017.43.1-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
On View:
Sackler Gallery 26a: The Tibetan Buddhist Shrine Room
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye34cfc537a-ba2a-4c9a-aa7e-0983e4217171
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2017.43.1-2